News

  • Model to mentor medico

    
Model to mentor medico

    Dr Rachel Thomas has traversed science, technology, engineering, modelling and medicine in her education and career journey and is encouraging others to seize opportunities and draw on diverse skills to solve problems and tackle the STEMM challenges of the future.

  • Renowned evolutionary biologist elected to The Royal Society

    Renowned evolutionary biologist elected to The Royal Society

    As an incoming Fellow of The Royal Society, Professor Edward Holmes joins the most distinguished academics in science, medicine and technology from the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth.

  • Carbs food of choice for Aussie 'bin chickens'

    Carbs food of choice for Aussie 'bin chickens'

    Given a choice, urban Australian white ibis prefer carbohydrates over their more natural diet, according to new research that could provide insights into why they are moving to the city.

Events

  • PBI Narrabri Field Day 2017

    PBI Narrabri Field Day 2017

    Plant Breeding Institute Narrabri Field Day 2017: 13 September Productivity in a variable environment. See the latest grain crop research to assist growers and advisors with increasing productivity in our highly variable climate.

  • Stranger Things - JD Stewart Lecture

    Stranger Things - JD Stewart Lecture

    Giving birth to a live baby, rather than laying an egg, is an important biological innovation allowing animals to incubate embryos internally. You might be surprised to learn that live birth (viviparity) has evolved independently hundreds of times in very diverse species, including lizards, sharks, and even cockroaches. However, we know little about pregnancy beyond mammals like ourselves, which is where Dr Camilla Whittington's research comes in.

  • Camden Open Day

    Camden Open Day

    Explore the fascinating world of agriculture, environment, science and veterinary science at the University of Sydney’s Camden Open Day. Do hands-on workshops, hear captivating talks and meet scientists conducting cutting edge research, plus be entertained by amazing science with a talk by Dr Karl Kruszelnicki!